Angelina Jolie Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

Changeling
R

Changeling

(2008)
137
20
As:
Cast
Role:
Christine Collins
Director:
Clint Eastwood
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Mystery, History, Thriller, Biography
Star Cast:
Gattlin Griffith, Michelle Gunn, Michael Kelly, Jan Devereaux
Plot:

A film that explores the dark themes of child endangerment, political corruption, female disempowerment, and mistreatment of mental health patients, Changeling follows the story of a woman who is deemed “delusional” for rightfully questioning police authority in a case concerning her missing son. 

137
20
Mr. & Mrs. Smith
PG-13

Mr. & Mrs. Smith

(2005)
150
22
As:
Cast
Role:
Jane Smith
Director:
Doug Liman
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Brad Pitt, Vince Vaughn, Adam Brody, Kerry Washington
Plot:

John and Jane Smith, an apparently normal couple with a dull married life, suddenly discover that both are working as assassins for rival firms after being assigned the same target. Their target escapes in the ensuing confusion, and they are given one final assignment by their respective agencies: to kill the other Smith.

150
22
Maleficent
PG

Maleficent

(2014)
126
13
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Maleficent
Director:
Robert Stromberg
Genres:
Fantasy, Action, Family, Adventure, Romance
Star Cast:
Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley, Lesley Manville, Imelda Staunton
Plot:

A powerful winged fairy living in a magical forest is betrayed by her true love in his ambition to be king. She becomes the witch of her dark kingdom, Maleficent, and puts a curse on the new king's infant daughter that only true love could break. However, she gradually grows attached to the princess and regrets her decision.

126
13
Salt
PG-13

Salt

(2010)
125
14
As:
Cast
Role:
Evelyn Salt
Director:
Phillip Noyce
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Liev Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Daniel Olbrychski, August Diehl
Plot:

A Russian defector, Orlov, turns himself in to CIA and accuses Evelyn Salt of being a Russian sleeper agent who will kill Russian president Boris Matveyev at the funeral of American Vice president. Consequently Evelyn Salt, a CIA agent, is forced to escape and now has to prove her innocence, protect her husband and uncover the conspiracy.

125
14
Wanted
R

Wanted

(2008)
114
24
As:
Cast
Role:
Fox
Director:
Timur Bekmambetov
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
James McAvoy, Morgan Freeman, Terence Stamp, Thomas Kretschmann
Plot:

Wesley Gibson, an abused office worker frustrated with his job and personal life, learns that his estranged father was an assassin and was recently killed by a hitman named Cross, who is now after him. Rescued by the sexy assassin Fox, he must learn the ropes of the trade to be able to face Cross himself.

114
24
Original Sin

Original Sin

(2001)
135
31
As:
Cast
Role:
Julia Russell / Bonny Castle
Director:
Michael Cristofer
Genres:
Mystery, Romance, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Antonio Banderas, Thomas Jane, Jack Thompson, Gregory Itzin
135
31
Girl, Interrupted
R

Girl, Interrupted

(1999)
85
14
As:
Cast
Role:
Lisa
Director:
James Mangold
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Winona Ryder, Clea DuVall, Brittany Murphy, Elisabeth Moss
Plot:

This psychological drama, based on author Susanna Kaysen's memoir, is an account of her 18-month stay at a mental hospital following a nervous breakdown when she was 18 years old. Diagnosed with borderline personality disorder, she struggles to cope with her stay at the institution with fellow patients, especially the controlling sociopath Lisa.

85
14
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider
PG-13

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider

(2001)
102
14
As:
Cast
Role:
Lara Croft
Director:
Simon West
Genres:
Adventure, Thriller, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Jon Voight, Iain Glen, Noah Taylor, Daniel Craig
Plot:

The live-action adaptation is based on one of the most successful interactive video games featuring the titular character Lara Croft. Lara must retrieve the mysterious artifact, the Triangle of Light from the Illuminati and their agent Manfred Powell. She has to destroy it before they can use its power. 

102
14
The Bone Collector
R

The Bone Collector

(1999)
73
10
As:
Cast
Role:
Amelia Donaghy
Director:
Phillip Noyce
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Denzel Washington, Queen Latifah, Michael Rooker, Michael McGlone
Plot:

The Bone Collector is a crime-thriller that revolves around a paraplegic detective and a newly recruited patrol officer, with great forensic skills, who set about solving a series of grisly murders committed by a psychopath who leaves gruesome clues at every crime scene. Starring Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie, this film has a lot of drama and gory violence too.

73
10
Taking Lives
R

Taking Lives

(2004)
92
25
As:
Cast
Role:
Illeana
Director:
D.J. Caruso
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Ethan Hawke, Kiefer Sutherland, Gena Rowlands, Olivier Martinez
92
25
Unbroken
PG-13

Unbroken

(2014)
54
10
As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Angelina Jolie
Genres:
War, Drama, Sport, Biography
Star Cast:
Jack O'Connell, Domhnall Gleeson, Garrett Hedlund, Miyavi, Finn Wittrock
Plot:

A record holder Olympic athlete, Louis Zamperini joins WWII. His aircraft crash lands into ocean and survives an attack by a Japanese plane. After 47 days on the raft, he and his friend Phil are captured by Japanese Navy and sent to separate prison camps as POW. A ruthless prison guard Mutsuhiro Watanabe tortures and tries to break Louis, but he is far stronger.

54
10
Gone in Sixty Seconds
PG-13

Gone in Sixty Seconds

(2000)
61
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Sara 'Sway' Wayland
Director:
Dominic Sena
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Nicolas Cage, Giovanni Ribisi, T.J. Cross, William Lee Scott
Plot:

Reformed car thief Memphis Raines is forced out of retirement after crime lord Raymond Calitri threatens to kill his brother following a botched car theft. Tasked with stealing 50 luxury cars within 3 days, he must assemble his former associates and pull off the perfect heist while fending off the police and a rival gang.

61
8
The Tourist
PG-13

The Tourist

(2010)
68
10
As:
Cast
Role:
Elise Clifton-Ward
Director:
Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
Genres:
Action, Romance, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Johnny Depp, Paul Bettany, Timothy Dalton, Steven Berkoff
Plot:

When Frank Tupelo meets a beautiful woman, Elise, on board a train to Venice, he takes it as a chance encounter. However, soon he finds himself being chased by Inspector John Acheson as well as a mobster, Reginald Shaw, both of who believe that he is the wanted Alexander Pearce who has undergone a surgery to change his face.

68
10
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life
PG-13

Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life

(2003)
69
7
As:
Cast
Role:
Lara Croft
Director:
Jan de Bont
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Gerard Butler, Ciarán Hinds, Chris Barrie, Noah Taylor
Plot:

The sequel to Lara Croft: Tomb Raider follows badass archeologist Lara Croft on her quest to find Pandora’s box which contains deadly organisms capable of killing millions. She is in a race against time to stop criminals Jonathan Reiss and Chen Lo from finding and using the box for evil. 

69
7
Playing by Heart
R

Playing by Heart

(1998)
36
14
As:
Cast
Role:
Joan
Director:
Willard Carroll
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Dennis Quaid, April Grace, Patricia Clarkson, Gena Rowlands
36
14
Beyond Borders
R

Beyond Borders

(2003)
48
13
As:
Cast
Role:
Sarah Jordan
Director:
Martin Campbell
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, War, Romance
Star Cast:
Clive Owen, Teri Polo, Linus Roache, Noah Emmerich
48
13
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
PG

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

(2019)
17
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Maleficent
Director:
Joachim Rønning
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Michelle Pfeiffer, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Sam Riley, Elle Fanning
17
0
Hackers
PG-13

Hackers

(1995)
38
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Kate
Director:
Iain Softley
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jonny Lee Miller, Jesse Bradford, Matthew Lillard, Laurence Mason
38
8
Foxfire
R

Foxfire

(1996)
32
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Legs Sadovsky
Director:
Annette Haywood-Carter
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Hedy Burress, Jenny Lewis, Jenny Shimizu, Sarah Rosenberg
32
9
The Good Shepherd
R

The Good Shepherd

(2006)
20
10
As:
Cast
Role:
Margaret 'Clover' Russell
Director:
Robert De Niro
Genres:
Drama, History, Thriller
Star Cast:
Matt Damon, Alec Baldwin, Tammy Blanchard, Billy Crudup
Plot:

A fictionalized retelling of the birth of the CIA, the movie revolves around the life of CIA officer Edward Wilson.  While his methods become popular in the CIA, he has to contend with KGB agents and double-agents. Unfortunately, his dedication to duty will test his dedication to his family. 

20
10
A Mighty Heart
R

A Mighty Heart

(2007)
20
11
As:
Cast
Role:
Mariane Pearl
Director:
Michael Winterbottom
Genres:
Biography, War, Drama, History, Thriller
Star Cast:
Dan Futterman, Archie Panjabi, Mohammed Afzal, Mushtaq Khan
20
11
Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow
PG

Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow

(2004)
28
8
As:
Cast
Director:
Kerry Conran
Genres:
Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law, Giovanni Ribisi, Michael Gambon
Plot:

When giant robots start attacking his city, Sky Captain Joe Sullivan fights them off using his private air force called the Flying Legion. But with the looming threat of the mysterious scientist, Dr. Totenkopf, and his robots, Joe has to team up with reporter Polly Perkins to stop Totenkopf from destroying all of humanity.  

28
8
Pushing Tin
R

Pushing Tin

(1999)
20
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Bell
Director:
Mike Newell
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
John Cusack, Billy Bob Thornton, Cate Blanchett, Jake Weber
20
6
Life or Something Like It
PG-13

Life or Something Like It

(2002)
25
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Lanie Kerrigan
Director:
Stephen Herek
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Edward Burns, Tony Shalhoub, Christian Kane, James Gammon
25
9
Alexander
R

Alexander

(2004)
23
10
As:
Cast
Role:
Olympias
Director:
Oliver Stone
Genres:
Romance, Adventure, War, Biography, History, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, David Bedella, Jessie Kamm, Val Kilmer
Plot:

The movie follows Alexander the Great from his childhood and continues till his adventurous life comes to end with his death at the age of thirty two. When he becomes the King of Macedonia, he starts off an expedition to conquer the world – Persia, Egypt, Afghanistan and India. His relationships with his parents Philips and Olympias; friend Hephaistion and wife Roxana are also explored.

23
10
By the Sea
R

By the Sea

(2015)
24
10
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Vanessa
Director:
Angelina Jolie
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Brad Pitt, Mélanie Laurent, Melvil Poupaud, Niels Arestrup
24
10
Playing God
R

Playing God

(1997)
8
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Claire
Director:
Andy Wilson
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
David Duchovny, Timothy Hutton, Michael Massee, Peter Stormare
8
8
Lookin' to Get Out
R

Lookin' to Get Out

(1982)
9
10
As:
Cast
Director:
Hal Ashby
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jon Voight, Ann-Margret, Burt Young, Bert Remsen
9
10
Mojave Moon
R

Mojave Moon

(1996)
12
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Eleanor 'Elie' Rigby
Director:
Kevin Dowling
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Danny Aiello, Anne Archer, Michael Biehn, Alfred Molina
12
5
Hell's Kitchen
R

Hell's Kitchen

(1998)
11
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Gloria
Director:
Tony Cinciripini
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Rosanna Arquette, William Forsythe, Mekhi Phifer, Johnny Whitworth
11
4
Love Is All There Is
R

Love Is All There Is

(1996)
11
8
As:
Cast
Director:
Joseph Bologna, Renée Taylor
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Lainie Kazan, Joseph Bologna, Barbara Carrera, Renée Taylor
11
8
In the Land of Blood and Honey
R

In the Land of Blood and Honey

(2011)
11
11
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Angelina Jolie
Genres:
Drama, Romance, War
Star Cast:
Zana Marjanovic, Goran Kostic, Rade Serbedzija, Vanessa Glodjo, Nikola Djuricko
11
11
First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers

First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers

(2017)
16
7
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Angelina Jolie
Genres:
Biography, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Sareum Srey Moch, Phoeung Kompheak, Sveng Socheata, Tharoth Sam
16
7
Difret

Difret

(2014)
10
6
As:
Producer
Director:
Zeresenay Mehari
Genres:
Drama, Crime, History, Biography
Star Cast:
Meron Getnet, Tizita Hagere, Abel Abebe, Shitaye Abraha, Genene Alemu
10
6
Trudell
PG

Trudell

(2005)
9
7
As:
Producer
Director:
Heather Rae
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Robert Redford, Kris Kristofferson, Sam Shepard, Amy Ray, Val Kilmer
9
7
The Fever

The Fever

(2004)
6
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Revolutionary
Director:
Carlo Gabriel Nero
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Vanessa Redgrave, Cameron D'Angelo, Kiera D'Angelo, Geraldine James
6
9
A Place in Time

A Place in Time

(2007)
9
8
As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Herself
Director:
Angelina Jolie
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Hazel Armenante, Nicole Barré, Anne Hathaway, Djimon Hounsou, Wyclef Jean
9
8
Alice & Viril

Alice & Viril

(1993)
11
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Alice
Director:
Steven Shainberg
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Angelina Jolie
11
8
Angela & Viril

Angela & Viril

(1993)
12
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Angela
Director:
Steven Shainberg
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Angelina Jolie
12
9
Without Evidence

Without Evidence

(1995)
13
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Jodie Swearingen
Director:
Gill Dennis
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Scott Plank, Anna Gunn, Andrew Prine, Paul Perri
13
9
Lovesick

Lovesick

(2005)
3
11
As:
Producer
Director:
Sam B. Lorn
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Sam B. Lorn, Bonna Tek, Tana Sarntinoranont, Charlee Chiv, Guenevere Rodriguez
3
11

TV Movie(s)

Gia
R

Gia

(1998)
46
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Gia Carangi
Director:
Michael Cristofer
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Biography
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Mitchell, Eric Michael Cole, Kylie Travis, Louis Giambalvo
46
5
George Wallace

George Wallace

(1997)
8
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Cornelia Wallace
Director:
John Frankenheimer
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Gary Sinise, Mare Winningham, Clarence Williams III, Joe Don Baker
8
8
True Women
PG-13

True Women

(1997)
9
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Georgia Virginia Lawshe Woods
Director:
Karen Arthur
Genres:
War, Biography, Adventure, Romance, Drama, History, Western, Action
Star Cast:
Dana Delany, Annabeth Gish, Tina Majorino, Rachael Leigh Cook
9
8

Animation(s)

Kung Fu Panda
PG

Kung Fu Panda (2008)

As:
Cast
Role:
Tigress
Director:
Mark Osborne, John Stevenson
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Action, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Ian McShane, Jackie Chan
Plot:

Set in a fictional version of ancient China populated by talking animals, the computer-animated wuxia film follows the adventures of a panda named Po, who is a kung fu enthusiast, and his fight with an evil kung fu warrior named Tai Lung. 

Kung Fu Panda 2
PG

Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

As:
Cast
Role:
Tigress
Director:
Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Action, Family
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Gary Oldman, Jackie Chan
Plot:

For a year, Dragon Warrior Po had a quiet life in the Valley of Peace surrounded by his friends, kung fu masters known as the Furious Five, and his mentor Shifu. However, Lord Shen, a villainous peacock with links to Po's past, has emerged to threaten his inner peace and conquer entire China with his secret weapon.

Kung Fu Panda 3
PG

Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)

As:
Cast
Role:
Tigress
Director:
Alessandro Carloni, Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Comedy, Animation, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Bryan Cranston, Dustin Hoffman, J.K. Simmons
Plot:

Dragon Warrior Po finds his long lost biological father Li, while a supernatural threat arises in the form of Kai, who is stealing chi by defeating other kung fu masters. Li offers to teach Po how to use chi, but he must first travel to a hidden peaceful panda village and adapt to their way of life.

Kung Fu Panda Holiday
TV-PG

Kung Fu Panda Holiday (2010)

As:
Cast
Role:
Tigress
Director:
Tim Johnson
Genres:
Short, Family, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Seth Rogen, Lucy Liu
Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters
TV-PG

Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters (2011)

As:
Cast
Role:
Tigress
Director:
Tony Leondis
Genres:
Short, Family, Action, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Seth Rogen, Randall Duk Kim
Beowulf
PG-13

Beowulf (2007)

As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Zemeckis
Genres:
Action, Animation, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Robin Wright, Anthony Hopkins, Paul Baker, John Bilezikjian
Plot:

This 3D animated film is based on an epic poem. In 507 AD, Danish King Hrothgar announces a reward for the death of monstrous Grendel who is tormenting his kingdom.  Mighty warrior Beowulf takes up the challenge and slays the demon. Seeking revenge, Grendel’s mother turns into an alluring woman and seduces Beowulf. Years later, Beowulf faces the consequences of those past deeds. 

Shark Tale
TV-PG

Shark Tale (2004)

As:
Cast
Role:
Lola
Director:
Bibo Bergeron, Vicky Jenson, Rob Letterman
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Adventure, Animation
Star Cast:
Will Smith, Robert De Niro, Renée Zellweger, Jack Black
Plot:

Violent shark Frankie is accidentally killed while trying to convince his vegetarian brother Lenny to become a killer like the rest of the family by eating the small fish Oscar. Oscar exploits the situation by claiming to have killed the shark himself, only to find out that he was the son of fearsome crime lord Don Edward Lino.

TV Shows and Videos

Meat Loaf: Bat Out of Hell II - Picture Show

Meat Loaf: Bat Out of Hell II - Picture Show (1994)

As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Bay, Mark Haefeli, Merlyn Rosenberg, Michael Simon
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Meat Loaf, Jim Steinman, Michael Bay, Mark Alexander
Meat Loaf: Rock and Roll Dreams Come Through

Meat Loaf: Rock and Roll Dreams Come Through (1994)

As:
Cast
Role:
Runaway Teenager
Director:
Michael Bay
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Meat Loaf
Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow
R

Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow (1993)

As:
Cast
Role:
Casella 'Cash' Reese
Director:
Michael Schroeder
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Elias Koteas, Jack Palance, Billy Drago, Karen Sheperd

Angelina Jolie Awards

Academy Awards
Girl, Interrupted Best Actress in a Supporting Role 2000
Golden Globe Awards
Girl, Interrupted Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture 2000
Gia Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television 1999
George Wallace Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television 1998
People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Female Action Star 2009
Winner Favorite Female Action Movie Star 2005
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Mr. & Mrs. Smith Best Fight 2006